Destination guide

Head to the cosy city of Faringdon

The countryside and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Faringdon. This welcoming and relaxing city is well known for its bars, restaurants and horse riding. Ashmolean Museum and Covered Market are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Faringdon

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Faringdon a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Frilford Heath Golf Club (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Cotswold Wildlife Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Witney Lakes Golf Course (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • West Witney Sports and Social Club (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Hinksey Heights Golf Course (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Southfield Golf Club (16.2 mi / 26 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Faringdon

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Faringdon is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stanton Country Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Coate Water Country Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Lydiard Park (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Christ Church Meadows (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • University Botanic Gardens (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Somerford Lagoon (17.2 mi / 27.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Faringdon

The nearest airport is in Oxford (OXF), located 16.7 mi (26.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 49.3 mi (79.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Faringdon?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 483 holiday lettings around Faringdon. From 118 houses to 181 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Faringdon? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Faringdon. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Uffington White Horse: 857 holiday lettings
  • Great Coxwell Barn: 1,140 holiday lettings
  • Uffington Castle: 840 holiday lettings
  • Avebury Stone Circle: 570 holiday lettings
  • Blenheim Palace: 1,062 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Faringdon listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Faringdon?

Yes, of course. offers 118 Houses in Faringdon. Our other popular types of Faringdon holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 181 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 138 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 181 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Faringdon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 33 holiday homes with pool available in Faringdon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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